Information for Individuals

How To Start

To use think[box], start by viewing our Orientation Presentation, which explains general lab policies as well as how to get started using machines here at the lab.  When you are ready to use think[box] equipment, come to the lab and our staff and student workers will get you started.

Please make sure to bring your campus ID card with you (CWRU, CIA, CIM, and UH members). Community members who do not have campus ID cards should please make sure to bring another valid form of ID with you. Acceptable forms of identification include a drivers license, state-issued ID, passport, school ID, public library card, social security card, birth certificate, or military ID.

K-12 Students (Minors)

Read through the Access Policies for special rules pertaining to persons under the age of 18 years old.


If you have any questions, especially about the machines, please make absolutely sure you have thoroughly read through the Orientation Presentation, as well as the pages on this website.   If you still have a question, please email us at